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Home Movies (1999)
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Home Movies (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Home Movies is an American animated television sitcom that was originally broadcast from April 26, 1999 to April 4, 2004. Brendon Small is the creator, head writer and lead musician of Home Movies. Jon Benjamin, Melissa Bardin Galsky and Janine Ditullio also lent their voices to the show. The plot surrounds eight-year-old Brendon, who makes films with his friends Melissa Robbins and Jason Penopolis in his spare time. He lives with his divorced mother, Paula, and his baby sister, Josie. He is also friends with his alcoholic, short-tempered soccer coach, John McGuirk. Home Movies developed a cult following during its run, and is still considered a cult show to this day. Home Movies was produced by Soup2Nuts, and originally aired on UPN, but the network cancelled the series after 5 episodes. Cartoon Network, seeing potential for the series, purchased the rights to it, and aired it as the first program on their nighttime adult-oriented Adult Swim block on the day of the block's launch on September 2, 2001. As part of Adult Swim, it finished the first season of 13 episodes and was picked up for three additional 13 episode seasons. Creator Small would later go on to create the Adult Swim animated series Metalocalypse and co-creator Bouchard would go on to create the animated Bob's Burgers for the Fox network.
Style: humorous, offbeat, witty, not serious, gross out humor, adult animation
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, football, family relations, actor, coach, divorce, actress, filmmaking, director, best friends, youth, friends, teachers and students, parents and children, family life, suburbs, childhood, lifestyle, social misfits, everyday life, suburban life, shyness, single parent, siblings relations, videotaping ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 21st century, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa

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Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: usa
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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The Boondocks (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 22 min.
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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The Proud Family (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: light, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 22 min.
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
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Duration: 30 min.
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Country: USA
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Style: humorous, not serious, sitcom, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Family Guy (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Style: dark humor, cynical, humorous, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
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Duration: 25 min.
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Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Goode Family (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Lucy: The Daughter of the Devil (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
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Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, gothic, adult animation
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco
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40%